As Chief Clinical Officer, Dr. Kenna Belshe focuses on quality improvement initiatives and quality outcomes for North Kansas City Hospital (NKCH), including both inpatient and outpatient services. Dr. Belshe earned her medical degree from Kansas City University and completed her internal medicine residency at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She is board certified in internal medicine. Before becoming CCO, Dr. Belshe served as the medical director of North Kansas City Hospital’s Case Management Department. Prior to that role, she was a hospitalist with Meritas Health Hospitalists for 11 years. Before becoming a hospitalist, she practiced internal medicine in Excelsior Springs, MO. She is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Case Management Association, the Association of Physician Leadership in Case Management, the National Association of Healthcare Quality, the Kansas City Southwest Clinical Society, the Northland Healthcare Access board, and the Northwest Area Health Education Centers Advisory Board.
Bio posted August 2021